Bristol High School

Wilson Ave and Garfield St, Bristol, PA 19007 | (215) 781-1030
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 350
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4.5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: Wilson Ave & Garfield St, Bristol, PA 19007
  • Principal or Admin: Thomas Shaffer
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 350
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 30.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 176 (50.3%)
  • Females: 174 (49.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 47 (13.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 158 (45.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 205 (58.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Bristol High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black9527.1%
Asian10.3%
Hispanic5114.6%
White20358.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Bristol High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade10730.6%
10th Grade8323.7%
11th Grade8022.9%
12th Grade8022.9%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
59.3%
District:
60.2%
Graduation and Dropout Rates (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
66.0%
District:
66.0%
Dropout Rate
School:
5.4%
District:
3.5%
Post Graduate Profiles (2010)
Percent College Bound
School:
60.3%
District:
60.3%
State:
72.6%
Percent Enrolling in 2-Year or 4-Year College/University
School:
58.9%
District:
58.9%
State:
69.4%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 4.5

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2 reviews for Bristol High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on March 23, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this school is boring i want to go to girard college

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Bristol High School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on PSSA state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing
AYP Details (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Made AYP
SAT Exam Performance (2010)
Verbal Average Score: 426.1
Math Average Score: 435.7
Writing Average Score: 409.8

PSSA - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201053.8%48.2%59.6%
200953.3%54.5%55.6%
200840.2%40.2%55.9%
 
Reading Test
201057.7%55.1%67.2%
200955.4%57.4%65.2%
200845.7%45.7%64.7%
 
Science Test
201025.3%21.8%39.8%
200922.5%22.7%39.7%
20087.4%7.4%35.7%
 
Writing Test
201087.2%81.4%80.7%
2009---
200883.0%83.2%85.8%
 
Source: PA Department of Education 2009-2010

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